Danupon Nanongkai awarded ERC Starting Grant

Our alumnus Danupon Nanongkai​ (ACO'11) has been awarded a prestigious European Research Council Starting Independent Researcher Grant. This is a European version of a CAREER award, except much better---a typical award provides 1.5M euro ($2.2M) over five years. Danupon is an Associate Professor (Docent) in the Computer Science department at the KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden​.